CAO Applicants

Applicants are required to hold at the time of enrolment the established Leaving Certificate (or an approved equivalent) with at least Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level subjects (including: Mathematics; Irish or another language; and English).

In addition, applicants are required to hold at least the following in the Leaving Certificate, or an approved equivalent: Grade C3 in Higher level Mathematics and a grade D3 in a Higher or Ordinary Level paper in any one of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Physics with Chemistry, Engineering, Construction Studies, Technical Drawing/Design & Communication Graphics, Technology, Biology, Agricultural Science.

International and Mature Students

International and mature students (over 23 years of age) who are interested in undertaking this programme should contact the University of Limerick’s Admission’s Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Special Maths Exam Details

A Special Mathematics Examination will be offered by UL following the Leaving Certificate results for those students who did not achieve the Mathematics requirement for their Science or Engineering Course choice.